FLC Seniors Acting Club

Look What's coming up in 2021!

Calling all 55+ theatre lovers! Are you wondering about being stuck indoors not knowing what to do with yourself over the coming winter months? Why not try something new? FLC Seniors Acting Club is offering some new exciting classes starting January 2021. Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to learn something about live theatre. All classes will be held online over Zoom.

OUR PURPOSE

The purpose of the FLC Acting Club is to provide a variety of learning experiences in live theatre from traditional and not so traditional acting forms/techniques to Playwrighting, Directing, Set Design, Voice and other aspects of producing a play. We endeavour to give you a well rounded training and deeper understanding of live theatre and how it works. Most importantly, we try and make our classes as affordable and fun for seniors as possible!

Actors Having Fun Playing with Light

                   Set Design (From Rosebud Theatre)          Theatre for Young Audiences         Collective Theatre

OUR CLASSES

The following classes will be offered this coming Winter/Spring, 2021.

Class

Dates

 Time (Alberta, Canada time)

Playwrighting Level II – A more advanced class to delve into your play idea.

Instructor: Trevor Rueger

Mondays- January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 2021

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Theatre for Young Audiences What goes into putting on a play for children?

Instructor: Devona Reid

Tuesdays January 12, 19, 26, February 2, 2021

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Introduction to Collective Theatre Creation – Creating a play in collaboration with others. Instructor: Megan Fox

Mondays, February 8, 15, 22, March 1, 2021

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Introduction to Voice – How does voice contribute to character? Instructor: Madeleine Taylor-Gregg

Tuesdays, February 9, 16, 23, March 2, 2021

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Set Design – What does it take to design a set for a play?

Instructor: Devona Reid

Mondays, March 8, 15, 22, 29, 2021

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Directing – Providing the vision/guidance to bring a play to life.

Instructor: Erin Noble

Tuesdays, March 9, 16, 23, 30, 2021

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Please click on the following PDF to find out more about these courses and their instructors. The duration of each class is 1.5 hours for 4 weeks.

The instructors have worked very hard to create new and innovative content for you to explore online. We have something for everyone, from those who want to learn something new about live theatre to those who have already taken the classes but want to refine their knowledge and skills.

COSTS:

For one class: $40    For 2 or more classes: $30 each.   For 6 classes: $150* (1 class is free)    *This works out to approximately $10 or less for each class. 

Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to discover the world of theatre in the comfort of your own home! No winter driving or parking required!! Once you register with us, we will walk you through the process of accessing this classes online.

STEPS TO REGISTER:

    • In order to register for these courses, you must first become a member of the FLC Seniors Club. Membership is a nominal fee of $15. Please click on the following link to register for your membership: https://www.flcseniors.ca/membership
    • To register for any or all of the above classes please fill out this form with a list of the classes you want to take and email to [email protected]  OR click Send. Please do not send payment with registration, see below for payment information.

PAYMENT OPTIONS:

☐ Cheque                            ☐ E-Transfer                           ☐ Receipt Required (will be emailed)

Once you have registered, you will be given instructions on how to submit your payment.

Please indicate which classes you are taking on your cheque or your E-Transfer.

CONTACTS:  

Contact the following people at [email protected]

Coordinator: Rose Bene                               Assistant Coordinator: Carolyn Wright

Membership and Registration: Faye Brown